Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
56,000 people living with HIV in Sudan: WHO
Sudan Tribune - 10/24/2016 4:42:17 AM
October 23, 2016 (KHARTOUM) - The World Health Organization (WHO) on Sunday said that there around 56,000 people living with HIV in ... Sudan has been combating HIV/AIDS since 1987, after the country’s first AIDS case was reported in 1986.
Ghana Aids Commission adopts strategic plan to end HIV/AIDS
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - 10/18/2016 9:21:25 AM
GBC’s George Asekere and Pearl Ollennu report that currently 82,199 HIV/AIDS patients are on treatment out of a figure of 264,660 people living with the disease in the country.
‘Amend HIV/AIDS Bill for better access to treatment’
The Hindu - 10/19/2016 5:24:01 AM
We want free and complete treatment to be a right,” said Daisy David, advocacy associate, World Vision India, during a press meet on Tuesday. People living with HIV/AIDS and representatives ... drugs in many parts of the country, and this could ...
Kenya: 97 Youths Infected With HIV Daily in Kenya - Report
AllAfrica - 10/28/2016 8:05:08 AM
Nairobi — New HIV/AIDS infections among adolescents and young ... Tana River and Wajir. The country has also seen an increase in the number of people living with HIV on antiretroviral treatment with indicators cupping access to ARV's at 67 per cent.
Health and the SDGs in a Real World Setting
impakter.com - 10/13/2016 2:28:00 PM
MSF was supporting over 220,000 people on ART in 19 countries. The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and global health experts agree that the convergence of new treatment models and affordable treatment has brought the world to a critical ...
WFP Djibouti Country Brief, September 2016
ReliefWeb - 10/21/2016 4:05:53 PM
People living with HIV/AIDS on antiretroviral treatment and TB patients on direct ... most of them continuing their journey to other countries. Despite the ongoing conflict in Yemen, UNHCR has not reported any new influx of refugees in recent months.
Zimbabweans Living With HIV/AIDS Facing Serious Food Shortages
voazimbabwe.com - 2/15/2016 9:01:11 PM
Some people living with HIV/AIDS say it is now difficult to take prescribed antiretroviral drugs without getting adequate food Some international organizations like the World Food Program ... may need of food aid in the country with a huge grain deficit.
HHS awards $2.3 billion in grants to help Americans access HIV/AIDS care and medications
blog.aids.gov - 10/24/2016 11:54:46 PM
Under Part C Early Intervention Services (EIS) of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program, approximately $186.6 million was awarded across the country to 346 local, community-based organizations to provide core medical and support services to people living with HIV.
HIV/AIDS: Nigeria facing anti-retroviral drugs shortage – UN
dailypost.ng - 10/17/2016 1:47:28 PM
The UNAIDS Country Director, Dr Bilali Camara, on Monday described the situation as an emergency. He said that UNAIDS was discussing with the Federal Ministry of Health, Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS and some major donors over the issue.
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 10:45:37 AM
GENEVA — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is calling on governments to provide migrants with preventive care and treatment for HIV/AIDS ... of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in ...
The Balancing Act of Surviving HIV With Limited Resources
The Body - 10/27/2016 6:00:28 PM
I also face questions from those who look at me and ask why I do not work, as I am too young to be retired and HIV/AIDS is now a manageable, chronic disease that allows people ... on World AIDS Day 1994, becoming a speaker and educator living openly ...
Discrimination Against Persons Living With HIV To Attract Jail Term
ghanastar.com - 10/19/2016 6:38:35 PM
Those who act in ways deemed to be discriminatory against persons living with HIV/AIDS could serve up to three years in jail ... there were no anti-retroviral drugs in the country. “The doctors said we were going to die so if we have any property ...
The Elton John AIDS Foundation Awards $4.1 Million To Programs Advancing the Health and Human Rights of People Affected by HIV/AIDS
The Business Journal - 10/27/2016 11:55:23 AM
NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), a leader in the global effort to end AIDS, today awarded $4.1 million to 38 organizations addressing the HIV/AIDS ... people who have had to flee their countries ...
HIV/AIDS: FG dismisses antiretroviral drugs shortage reports
Punch - 10/26/2016 4:50:04 PM
The Director Partnership, NACA, Dr Emmanuel Alhassan, also assured that it is working to enhance distribution of the drugs in the country. The Joint UN ... s priority is to make sure that people living with HIV/AIDS receive the services they need.
African Countries With The Highest HIV/AIDS Prevalence- Poverty, Crime And Prostitution
answersafrica.com - 6/7/2015 11:59:33 PM
With the accommodation of enlightenment, The 2010 UNAIDS reports that the rate of new infections has reduced in 22 countries ... people living with HIV/AIDS in South Africa with about 171 733 deaths, making it the highest prevalent rate in the world.